• As It Happens7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Menu Schedule Links

Signal Status

There are currently no events to display.

1404 Drive Banner Matt

Fast Ferries Getting New Engines

By | October 21, 2013 - 5:11 pm

The fast ferry Fairweather is now in a Seattle shipyard. When it returns to Alaska next spring, it will feature a completely new power plant. The deteriorating engines that were the subject of the state’s long-running lawsuit with the engine manufacturer will be swapped out. Then, its sister ship Chenega will go through an identical refit.

Download Audio

You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @aprn.

Comments

Please read our comment guidelines.